In 2017 in China, there were nearly 112 male births for every 100 female births. Gender disparity shows up in other ways throughout a woman’s life, from education to work opportunities to unpaid care, according to a report by the Chinese government. (Xinhua/Wang Quanchao) In 2017 in China, there were nearly 112 male births for every 100 female births. Gender disparity shows up in other ways throughout a woman’s life, from education to work opportunities to unpaid care, according to a report by the Chinese government. (Xinhua/Wang Quanchao)
In 2017 in China, there were nearly 112 male births for every 100 female births. Gender disparity shows up in other ways throughout a woman’s life, from education to work opportunities to unpaid care, according to a report by the Chinese government. (Xinhua/Wang Quanchao)
Gender equality

Gender equality in China, from birth ratio to politics and unpaid care work, still has a long way to go: report

  • Chinese government report published by the UN Population Fund finds business leadership and politics remain heavily skewed towards men
  • Gender disparity in education continues to be far higher in rural areas

Topic |   Gender equality
In 2017 in China, there were nearly 112 male births for every 100 female births. Gender disparity shows up in other ways throughout a woman’s life, from education to work opportunities to unpaid care, according to a report by the Chinese government. (Xinhua/Wang Quanchao) In 2017 in China, there were nearly 112 male births for every 100 female births. Gender disparity shows up in other ways throughout a woman’s life, from education to work opportunities to unpaid care, according to a report by the Chinese government. (Xinhua/Wang Quanchao)
In 2017 in China, there were nearly 112 male births for every 100 female births. Gender disparity shows up in other ways throughout a woman’s life, from education to work opportunities to unpaid care, according to a report by the Chinese government. (Xinhua/Wang Quanchao)
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